There was movement on several fronts yesterday on federal legislation and a clearer picture on what they call “Phase 3” legislation could be. The City of Winter Haven also held a specially called commission meeting last evening regarding an emergency declaration, closing some City facilities and temporarily suspending late fees and disconnections of utilities for 60 days, something your Chamber strongly advocated for, especially for those businesses experiencing unprecedented hardship right now. We also have had our first confirmed case in Winter Haven. Updates below.
City of Winter Haven:
During the City of Winter Haven's specially called commission meeting last evening the following decisions were made:
For additional information regarding the outcomes of this meeting or any other City business related to COVID-19 click here.
Other local and statewide updates:
All my best,
Katie Worthington Decker